The Sejm adopted a decision by PiS deputies, which – as its official title sounds – is to assist “the actions of the Council of Ministers within the discipline of funds negotiations within the European Union”. The ultimate type of the decision didn’t comprise any provision that the Sejm “appreciates the truth that Polish representatives have blocked additional work on the bundle of funds options”.
236 deputies voted for the decision, 209 in opposition to, one abstained.
Earlier, the Sejm rejected the draft decision by Koalicja Obywatelska, Lewica, and members of the Koalicja Polska-PSL-Kukiz’15 membership.
An modification tabled by PiS was adopted, eradicating from the draft decision the supply saying that the Sejm “appreciates the truth that Polish representatives have blocked additional work on the bundle of funds options”.
“There’s a failure on the finish of your technique”
The adoption of the decision was preceded by a parliamentary dialogue.
– The curiosity of the nation requires that we take joint motion and don’t permit mechanisms to be launched via the again door which can be dangerous to Poland and dangerous to the European Union – mentioned Joanna Borowiak from Legislation and Justice.
Sławomir Nitras from the KO membership argued that “that is the final second to name the federal government to recollect.” – We need to dam this insanity. Your decision is humorous. Even in the event you settle for it, it’ll solely provide you with a certificates, he was addressing to the representatives of the federal government camp.
Andrzej Szejna, MP from the Left, additionally addressed the rulers. – There’s a failure on the finish of your technique. Thus, the European Council will undertake, along with the Parliament, a regulation which can make the spending of European Union funds depending on the rule of legislation. Don’t hurt Poland, don’t hurt Poles and Poles. You’ll be able to really feel the worry of Zbigniew Ziobra in your actions – he mentioned.
– This dialog is about which course we are going to go. We, because the Left, select the West. We select union, solidarity, speak with companions – added one other consultant of this membership, Krzysztof Śmiszek.
Janusz Korwin-Mikke from the Confederation circle additionally took the ground. – We come from the EU to left-to-right, that’s, to execute guidelines primarily based on leftist values. PiS doesn’t need to have the rule of legislation or “left-law”, it simply desires to do no matter it desires with out listening to the rules – he said.
Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki introduced the submission of a draft decision on supporting the Polish place in EU negotiations concerning the European Union funds. On Thursday morning, the draft was submitted to the Sejm.
Within the decision, the Sejm calls on the governments of all European Union member states and the group our bodies to return to talks and attain an settlement in step with the EU treaties and the conclusions of the July European Council.
He additionally declares that he is not going to comply with any options that will not present EU Member States with a assure of compliance with their rights, that are enshrined within the treaties.
Funds of the European Union
The EU member states – because of the opposition of Poland and Hungary – didn’t attain unanimity on Monday on the long-term funds of the European Union and the choice on the reconstruction fund. Poland and Hungary raised reservations in relation to the regulation – adopted by certified majority – regarding the binding of EU funds to the rule of legislation. Nevertheless, the opposition of each international locations doesn’t cease the complete process.
In flip on Wednesday, Prime Minister Morawiecki argued within the Sejmthat the adoption of “a regulation that may very well be interpreted in any means by the Brussels bureaucrats would merely danger the collapse of the European Union in later phases.”
The subject of the EU funds could also be taken up throughout the Thursday videoconference of the leaders of states and governments of the Member States, the primary matter of which is to combat the pandemic.
Fundamental photograph supply: PAP / Wojciech Olkuśnik